Now, let's get down to what my challenges are. Keep in mind that reality is perception (and vice versa) and that an attitude shift can easily cause a challenge to become less of one. This is a beautiful thing! It means you're moving in the right direction. Some of my challenges are not as challenging as they once were and have been down-graded to the category of 'speed bump' but could become much more without constant attention. My (current) list of challenges:
There are lots of little things that can get in the way of sticking to your goals but that is mostly 'white noise', chatter from your head disguised as real stuff that just simply isn't. Our 'self' is so good at getting in our own way that we usually don't even know it. Unless you're truly focused on reaching your goals and being completely honest with yourself. White noise is just a way of making things feel like they are more complicated than they are or...
Everyone has one. Now, this may already be causing several ideas to go through your mind because of course, you recognize that this could be one of many things. And in recognizing this, it should also remind us that we are so much more alike than we often treat each other. Living on the edge of THE 305, perhaps I have a bit of a jaded attitude, but then that should just be noted under Survival Skills for the savvy urbanista.
So, that thing everyone has that I was referring to...a story!
There's a moment you are sitting in, taking it all in, in an ephemeral state of enlightenment and you want to somehow bottle the space and search it for all it contains. No letting the contents escape or dissipate. Able to scrutinize or just float in it. It calls, it burns your soul, it trembles in the corners of the depths of the most cavernous recesses of the labyrinthic mazes comprising your essence...'
Blah, blah, blah...hu? What's happening here? No, not that kind of story! Okay, in all seriousne...